Air Traffic Engineer (ATSEP)

  • Role: Air Traffic Engineer (ATSEP)
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Hours: 40 per week, on a rotational shift pattern
  • Remuneration: Competitive package (depending on experience and ratings)
  • Closing Date: 30/09/2022

Situated on the beautiful coastline of Ayrshire South West Scotland, Glasgow Prestwick Airport (GPA) is a 24 hours 7 days a week operational Airport. Owned by the Scottish Government since 2013, we are now entering a new phase of our history led by a new non-executive board and executive team.

We are currently recruiting for an Air Traffic Engineer (ATE) to join our specialist team of professional engineers.  Providing a safety critical engineering function within the airport business, joining this team would be a great opportunity to enable you to learn and progress your career.

You will work to ensure that a variety of navigation aids, communication, surveillance and airfield lighting systems are maintained to the highest standards together with ensuring completion of all the associated documentation.  You will provide direct support to the Air Traffic Engineering department and Airfield Ground Lighting personnel and as required, be of valuable support to the Airport unit as a whole.

Working on projects from concept stages through to completion for replacement of systems associated with the provision of Air Traffic Services.

Ideally, you will be qualified to ATSEP level or as a minimum have an HND/C in Electronics or equivalent, you must be flexible and have good practical problem solving skills. You must possess great fault finding skills and be able to work within a small team environment; often under pressure.

To apply you must also be able to:

  1. Comply with UK Right to Work checks and provide associated relevant documentation at interview.
  2. Confirm your identity as genuine at interview by providing a copy of your passport or driving license.
  3. Provide a Criminal Record Check Certificate (Basic Disclosure) from Disclosure Scotland. This must not display any disqualifying convictions as detailed on the Civil Aviation Authority website.
  4. Provide GPA with a complete five year referencing history inclusive of all employment, self employment and education.  Any gap periods of 28 days or more must be covered by a personal reference to which you must also provide contact details.

For further information please see the Job Description:  Air Traffic Engineering – ATSEP

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